Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The Master of Business Administration Program at DSU @Wilmington  is designed to offer innovative educational opportunities  to students for successful management and leadership of organizations. The program is designed for you to study with others from a variety of academic and professional background to build the skills you need to operate effectively in a rapidly changing competitive global environment. Our goal is to help you advance your career by working with professionals and faculty who care about your success and work to help you achieve your goals.

MBA students choose from four concentrations:

  • Business Analytics
    • Database Management Systems (MBA 681)
    • Data Analytics (MBA 682)
    • Data Mining & Visualization (CSCI 552)
  • Finance
    • Financial Statement Analysis (MBA 617)
    • Investments and Portfolio Management (MBA 641)
    • Domestic and Global Financial Markets and Institutions (MBA 643)
    • Economic and Financial Environment of Business (MBA 645)
  • Information Systems
    • Strategic Information Systems (MBA 631)
    • Managing Electronic Commerce (MBA 632)
    • Topics in Information Systems (MBA 633)
    • Supply Chain Management (MBA 651)
    • Strategic Information Systems (MBA 631)
    • Advanced Topics in Financial Accounting (MBA 653)
    • Review Courses

Core Courses (All required)

  • Information and Technology Management (MBA 600)
  • Economics for Managerial Decision Making (MBA 601)
  • Marketing Management (MBA 602)
  • Accounting for Decision Making (MBA 603)
  • Financial Management (MBA 604)
  • Organizational Leadership and Behavior (MBA 605)
  • Operations Analysis Management (MBA 620)
  • Applied Strategic Management (Capstone MBA 616)


  • Two electives (6 credit hours) required for general MBA
  • Three electives from the specific area (9 credit hours) required for a concentration

We offer flexible program options that fit your schedule:

  • Accelerated program designed to be completed in 12 months
  • A full-time program designed to be completed in 18 months

Admission Requirements

  • GMAT or GRE
  • 2 professional letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement of Intent that includes your philosophy, objectives, and career aspirations
    GMAT may be waived based upon executive level work experience subject to Graduate School approval. To be considered, fill out the waiver form and submit with your application. GMAT = 200*GPA+GMAT>975 

    The highly flexible, accelerated program:

    • Offers students an affordably priced, high-quality degree
    • Evening classes
    • Is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

    Program Director

    Dr. Daeryong Kim
    Interim Program Director, MBA

    Program Coordinator

    Ms. Ha Nguyen
    Program Coordinator, MBA

    Session Dates

    Fall 2017

    • Session I: August 28 - October 19
    • Session II: October 23 - December 14

    Spring 2018

    • Session I: January 8 - March 1
    • Session II: March 12 - May 2

    Tuition and Fees

    Questions? Contact us at 302.857.8200.

    • $515.00 Per Credit Hour
    • $60.00 Registration Fee
    • $55.00 Technology Fee
    • $60.00 Student Activity Fee
      (Pro-rated based on credit hours)

    Application Deadline

    Rolling admissions*

    *The MBA, MPA, and MSA Programs offered at the Wilmington location feature rolling admissions. Enrollment is contingent upon receipt of all required documents no later than two weeks prior to the enrollment period for domestic applicants and four weeks prior for international applicants.